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Mariners confident new fences will attract hitters

Mariners confident new fences will attract hitters

MLB.com CNNSI.com deadspin.com Updated Oct 2, 2012
Justin Smoak said the Safeco Field facelift will be good both in attracting free agents to the Mariners as well as for the club's own returning nucleus.
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  • Minute Maid unlikely to move in center-field wall

    Minute Maid unlikely to move in center-field wall

    MLB.com Oct 2, 2012
    With the Seattle Mariners announcing Tuesday they were bringing in the fences at Safeco Field, the American League West -- the Astros' new home next year -- has become a little more hitter friendly. But could the Astros follow suit and bring in their fe…
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  • Despite win, Angels erased from playoff picture

    Despite win, Angels erased from playoff picture

    MLB.com Oct 2, 2012
    Mike Trout had four hits while continuing to present his case for the AL MVP award, C.J. Wilson notched a quality start and the Angels beat the Mariners on Monday night, 8-4. But it hardly mattered.
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: No ref's return as special as Corrente's; the future in LA; ma…

    Oct 2
    The voice of Tony Corrente was ebullient, as ebullient as a man who stared down his own mortality within the past few months and lived to tell about it.
  • Don Banks: Early middle-dwellers still have playoff shot, but who'll make …

    Oct 2
    Taking stock at the quarter pole of the NFL's regular season, 10 teams are sitting pretty with winning records and at least three wins, while 10 others already are in trouble, with losing marks and no fewer than three losses. But what about the 12 teams…
  • Don Banks: Early middle-dwellers still have playoff shot, but who'll make …

    Oct 2
    Taking stock at the quarter pole of the NFL's regular season, 10 teams are sitting pretty with winning records and at least three wins, while 10 others already are in trouble, with losing marks and no fewer than three losses. But what about the 12 teams…
  • Peter King: No ref's return as special as Corrente's; the future in LA; ma…

    Oct 2
    The voice of Tony Corrente was ebullient, as ebullient as a man who stared down his own mortality within the past few months and lived to tell about it.